11 DraftKings FAQs From Our Experts
DraftKings was launched as a sports and entertainment website in 2012. It is currently headquartered in Boston and draws in players in a number of contests and competitions in the US, Canada, Malta, Germany, Ireland and Austria. Players can enter contests and draft Fantasy Sports lineups to compete daily, hence the name - Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS).
How does DraftKings work?
DraftKings is a sports and entertainment website. You create an account and then deposit money to fund entries in a variety of competitions. As with any competition you can win, lose or break even. You must verify your identity and age before playing and the site will not work in areas where these competitions are not legal.
Is playing or betting on DraftKings legal?
DraftKings is legal for adults in 42 US states as well as in a number of other countries. If you have concerns you can speak to customer service through live chat or by email at @dk_assist.com.
What types of contests does DraftKings have?
The contests found on DraftKings include: guaranteed prize pool, user generated contests, head to head matches and free contests.
What methods of payment are accepted by DraftKings?
DraftKings accepts the following payment methods:
Does DraftKings have a rewards program?
DraftKings does have a rewards program called DK Rewards. Members earn points that are called "crowns" for participating in contests. These crowns can be redeemed in the DK Shop for apparel, merchandise and additional contest tickets.
Does DraftKings have mobile apps?
DraftKings does have mobile apps for DraftKings Sportbook, Fantasy Sports and DraftKings Live. For DraftKings Sportbook on iOS, go here and for Android users go here. For Fantasy Sports the apps are here and here. The DraftKings Live apps are here and here. Additional apps are available for users in Canada and the UK.
Which sports does DraftKings cover?
DraftKings has games that are related to every pro sport plus college football and basketball, MMA, NASCAR, Euroleague sports and the Arena football league.
How do you create an account with DraftKings?
You create an account with DraftKings either with an email or by connecting it to your Facebook account. After being age verified, you will be able to deposit money to your account and start playing.
Does DraftKings have promos of any kind?
There are a number of promotions on DraftKings that have different rules and guidelines for participation. You can also find discounts and coupon codes on CouponCause.
What are the odds of winning contests on DraftKings?
The odds of winning any contest on DraftKings can vary by how many people enter that contest. DraftKings does allow users to moderate how much they risk per contest or per day through their account.